The Internet Book List - Spread the word

Book Information: Midnight Clear, a

Midnight Clear, a (1982) [Novel]
by William Wharton Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
Reviews: None (show them) Review!

Summary (From the publisher):

Set in the Ardennes Forest on Christmas Eve 1944, Sergeant Will Knott and five other GIs are ordered close to the German lines to establish an observation post in an abandoned chateau. Here they play at being soldiers in what seems to be complete isolation. That is until the Germans begin revealing their whereabouts and leaving signs of their presence: a scarecrow, equipment the squad had dropped on a retreat from a reconnaissance mission and, strangest of all, a small fir tree hung with fruit, candles, and cardboard stars. Suddenly, Knott and the others must unravel these mysteries, learning as they do about themselves, about one another, and about the "enemy", until A Midnight Clear reaches its unexpected climax, one of the most shattering in the literature of war.
(from the publisher)

Original title: A Midnight Clear
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHistoricalWorld War IIGeneral

Edition #1: Midnight Clear, a

Midnight Clear, a (1982)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Search at Amazon!

Search at Powells!

Search at AbeBooks!

Manifested in:

Midnight Clear, a (1982)

ISBN: 1557042578

Add to my library

©Steven Jeffery /, 2017
Terms of Use